During my days working with the cruise & ferry sector, I was asked to be a keynote speaker at the 1999 Fast Ferry Conference in New Orleans. 167 more words
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To an independently minded traveller like me, the thought of a cruise makes me feel quite queasy. Five thousand fellow passengers travelling at close quarters, set meal times and herded around in tour parties once arriving somewhere good – yuk, no thanks! 190 more words
I have never been on a nuclear sub (the foxtrot was non-nuclear), but during one travel experience I certainly imagined that I had.
The occasion was a visit to Balaclava submarine base in the Crimea, then very much part of Ukraine. 90 more words
I had never ridden a motorbike in my life, but as a cyclist I figured that it could not be that difficult.
This was proven to be otherwise when my old school mate Lang & I visited the Greek Island of Aegina in ’94. 180 more words